are the days when you had to stand in a line at the Indian Visa Application Centre just to get the forms, asking several times how to fill them and submit
them back to the office. Well, now things
have become much easier. With the arrival of the online visa application
process, you need nobody to help you out with this whole procedure. You can
guide yourself with easy steps provided in the online application form. All the
required information regarding Visa for your preferred country, the dates for
your visa interview, and the complete process is just one click away now. The
online platform provides you with certain benefits and one of them is that if
you have doubts regarding your form or with some reasons you are not able to
finish it on the same day, then you can save it as a draft in your account and
finish it later or the next day as required. When you are done filling out the
form, it is verified with the authority that regulates the online platform. They
would notify you if any wrong documents are being uploaded. Depending on that
you would be asked to re-upload the document in your application. A mail is
sent for the re-upload of the documents within 24 hours of receiving the visa
E-VISA WITH ………..
for an E-Visa is only 2 step process. You just have to fill out your visa
application form online and pay the visa processing charges using a credit card
or e-wallet. There will be no involvement in any embassy visits because you will
be dealing with us directly. You save your valuable ample time as the e-visa is
directly mailed to you. But yes, the ministry of the country you visit,
instructs you to submit all the necessary documents. And here you go, when you
enter your destination country, you just have to show your passport and the
visa documents. When we think about what all documents are needed in general
for applying, well here is the list – applicant’s photograph, details mentioned
in your visa application form, scanned image of passport personal detail page,
and the last page of the passport. The validity option of the e-visa can vary
from range to range which is 30 days double entry, 1-year multiple entries to
5-year multiple entries.
do we play our role in helping you get your visa easily? Well, we stand along
with you from start to end. From your ticket booking to the visa interview. You
book your tickets to any destination of your wish in the world, we help you out
with the documentation work of visa application and its interview. There are
some countries like Dubai, Thailand Maldives, Bhutan, Cambodia, Indonesia, and
Sri Lanka that offer visa-on-arrival to Indian citizens.
let’s talk about the TYPES OF VISA
types of visa depend on the purpose of the visit. Let’s look at them briefly.
1. SINGLE ENTRY VISA –This type
of visa is only valid for a single visit to your destination place. No matter
what your purpose of the visit is, this visa provides you only with one entry.
Say if you have visited a place once and your visa validity date has not
expired, you will not qualify for another trip to that certain place.
2. MULTIPLE ENTRY VISA –This
visa provides you with multiple visits to the country through your visa’s
validity. This means that you can enter the country not once but multiple times
and you don’t have to apply for a new visa whenever you enter the country more
than once as long as your visa’s valid tenure has not expired. Such types of
visas are mostly preferred by big businessmen because who knows how many times,
they have to visit a place and also by professionals which are sent by certain
3. TOURIST VISA – When you
are a travel lover then this visa is meant for you. This is a visa provided
only to tourists who visit a place just for traveling purposes and nothing more
than that. Nothing involving into commercial. Such a visa can be applied when
one plans a trip solo or with family. These are a sort of easy-to-get visa.
There are certain requirements to get a tourist visa. Other than the required
documents, one has to provide proof of hotel stays and return flight tickets. And
along with this, a certain specified amount has to be shown in your bank
account which ensures the local authorities that you will take care of yourself
during the whole trip.
4. STUDENT VISA - A student
visa is a kind of official document issued to students to help them enter
different countries and pursue education. It is a type of non-immigrant visa
and any prospective student who wants to pursue higher education in another
country should get a student visa for that country. A student visa is a must to
study aboard.It is a multiple entry visa and remains valid till the time of
completion of your study abroad.
5. RESIDENCE VISA –This visa
does not allow you to take any sort of job in a particular country, it just
provides you to stay for an extended period. This may happen in certain cases
when your family resides in any foreign land and you wish to extend your stay
with your family for more time. And while you do that u cannot take up any jobs
6. WORK VISA – This visa
provides you to take up residence as well as employment for a particular period
in a given foreign land. Let’s say that you are hired for a particular work for
a specific period of a year or so in a foreign country which also allows you to
take up residence. But what if you have to stay a little bit more, then you
have to apply for renewal of your work visa. In India, some companies send
their employees abroad, as these companies have branches in different
countries, on a work visa to accomplish the official task.
7. TRANSIT VISA – this visa
is not required if you fly out on the same aircraft and from the same airport
at which you arrived, secondly you stay in the transit lounge and do not leave
the airport. This visa is for the people wishing to transit through Sri Lanka
who enters the country for a short period. And also, for those traveling to Sri
Lanka to join a vessel as a crew.
FAQs ON VISA ONLINE
Q. What is a visa and why is it important?
A. A visa is an official mark on your passport which permits
you to enter, leave or travel through a country. This document is issued by the
immigration authorities of the country you wish to travel to. Of all kinds of
visas, tourist ones are less troublesome to get. Visas are also sent through
the mail if there is no physical interview. Visa may be a grant to enter
another country, but actually,it’s totally on the approval of the immigration
Q. Do I need a visa for travel?
A. Yes, in any type of international tripone make. Only having
a passport does not make you eligible to board a flight and enter a foreign
land. There should be a valid visa to enter your destination country. When we
talk about visa, some countries do not require a visa for travel but there are
some countries as well like Thailand, Cambodia, Indonesia, etc that offer visa
on arrival, and for that, you should carry all the required documents. So, for
any international trip, you cannot bypass the visa process.
Q. Does it cost to have a visa processed?
A. Yes, the process of visa application requires fees that
are charged by the government of the country you intend to travel to. This fee
can vary from one country to another. There are charges for both the regular
one and the electronic one. If you plan to take the help of an agent, then that
will cost you additional.
Q. How long does it take to process a visa?
A. The ETA for Sri Lanka processing time is from 3 to 20 days
after the application is submitted. Once the form is submitted applicants will
then receive Sri Lanka ETA approval notice. Applicants for the Sri Lanka ETA
online should apply at least 20 business days before the intended date of entry
into the country. Though you are advised to apply abouta month before your date
of travel. You can always track your e- visa application status online.
Q. What is a visa on arrival.?
A. Visa on arrival refers to a visa that is issued to
travelers when they arrive at the port of entry of their destination country.
This is issued by the immigration department of the country you are traveling
to only when you reach your destination. This needs you to keep all your necessary
identification documents handy along with your photographs so that the
immigration desk can check all documents at once and hand you a visa on
arrival. If you lack any required documents then you will not get the visa on
Q. How do I get a travel visa?
A. When you fill-up your visa application form, there you
have to mention your purpose of visit, it can be casual traveling or for
studies or business-related. All
travel-related visas are issued as tourist visas to an individual visiting a
country for purpose of traveling only. Sri Lanka tourist visa issued to foreign
tourists to stay in Sri Lanka for a limited period, for purpose of leisure,
tourism, yoga training, etc. the visa issued by the department of immigration
and emigration of Sri Lanka. It is issued only for 30 or 90 days and granted
only for single entries or double entries.
Q. What is the process of online visa booking with us?
A. As you book your ticket, then wewill help you with the
whole visa application process, like filling up the form, helping you out with
the required documents, crosschecking all the documents before sending them
ahead to the authority of the country you wish to travel to. We will provide
you with all the updates regarding the visa processing status.
Q. How can I track my visa status?
A. To check your visa status online, you need to go into the
inquiry tab of the ministry website of the country you intend to travel to.
There you might be required to enter asked details like application id and
passport number. If you have applied for your visa application through an agent
then you need to enter your date of birth and passport number.
Q. What are the different types of visa?
A. in Sri Lanka Tourist visa is granted for 30 days -
granting double entry, a transit visa is valid for entry within 15 days from
the date of issue. It can be single entry or double entry. Business visa
granted for 30 days with multiple entries. Employment visa – stay duration for
30 days, its validity is for 6 months with multiple entries. Stay duration for
2 days, its validity is for 1 month with a single entry. The stay duration for
30 days, its validity is for 6 months with double entry.
Q. What are the documents required for a tourist visa?
A. For a Sri Lankan tourist visa your passport needs to be
valid for at least 6 months. A scanned image of passport information page, an
email address, a payment method like credit card or debit card, a confirmed
hotel booking in a safe and secure certified level 1 hotel.